His role, as "Badger" on Firefly
(2002), was originally written by Joss Whedon
for himself; however, Mark was unaware of that fact until the pilot for the show, Serenity
(2005), was shot.
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Mark A. Sheppard | Mark A Sheppard
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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It's a fascinating job, to come in and be the most interesting person in an episode. Whoever the guest star is, that's the job - to maintain the interest and the focus for that 42 minutes or whatever, and it should be a huge relief to those people that are the leads in the shows.
The tattoos seen in Silk Stalkings
(1991) and Sliders
(1995) are real. Sheppard has at least four (both upper arms, left chest, and shoulder blade), all of dragons.
Frequently plays Cunning and Intelligent Villains and Anti-Heroes